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MBL Financial to sponsor KHG Funds Senior Open golf tournament

MBL Financial to sponsor KHG Funds Senior Open golf tournament

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The popular KHG Funds Senior Open golf tournament will be sponsored by MBL Financial Services Limited this year. One of the largest Independent Financial Services providers in the Isle of Man, MBL is this year celebrating 28 years in business on the Island. The three round tournament will begin at Douglas Golf Course on July […]

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The Truth About Drugs: A Basis for a Fair and Rational Policy?

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Professor David Nutt is to give a talk at the Manx Museum on Monday 28th April entitled “The Truth About Drugs: A Basis for a Fair and Rational Policy?” 7.30 p.m. Monday 28th April 2014 Manx Museum Theatre, Douglas (doors open at 7.00 p.m.) Admission free – all welcome It was revealed last year that 40% […]

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Chamber CPD Workshops welcomed by employers

Chamber CPD Workshops welcomed by employers

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

A series of workshops organised by Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce are helping members keep up to date with the latest advice on issues such as work permits, industrial relations and health and safety. The Chamber’s CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Workshops create an opportunity for employers to get valuable insights from leading experts on […]

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Leading financial journalist shares her views on the true shape of the global economy

Leading financial journalist shares her views on the true shape of the global economy

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 100 Isle of Man business leaders were given a detailed insight into the true global economic position at a breakfast briefing organised by Ramsey Crookall. Respected financial journalist Merryn Somerset Webb addressed the briefing at the Mount Murray Hotel, offering her assessment of what the future holds for investments, inflation and growth. The […]

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Strong jobs growth reported for Isle of Man Aerospace Cluster

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Aerospace Cluster (IOMAC) recently held its 25th Quarterly Forum at the Nunnery in Douglas hosted by the North West Aerospace Alliance (NWAA) of which it is a partner member, and there was particularly good news in terms of jobs. Latest figures from the 21 businesses that are members of the Cluster […]

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One ‘hitch’ on Tower of Refuge walk

One ‘hitch’ on Tower of Refuge walk

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Around 3,400 people took part in this year’s Tower of Refuge walk but only two returned engaged. Richard Mylchreest, 35, proposed to Sam Lindsey-Birchall, 38, on Conister Rock…and Sam accepted. The surprise for the future Mrs Mylchreest was arranged with a little help from the Mayor and Mayoress of Douglas, Councillor Carol Malarkey and Councillor […]

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Manx Telecom hosts voice technology event

Manx Telecom hosts voice technology event

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The advantages of the latest voice technology systems for business were the focus of an event hosted by Manx Telecom. More than 35 business customers attended The Forum, Mount Havelock, Douglas, for presentations about Red Box Recorders, Mitel Networks, and Manx Telecom’s own Intelligent Voice solution. Manx Telecom Product Supervisor Andy Petterson gave a presentation […]

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Isle of Man community votes in topical debate

Isle of Man community votes in topical debate

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The open skies policy should be abandoned to protect vital business and leisure routes for Isle of Man residents, according to the majority vote at a special debate held in Douglas last week. The Open Skies Debate, sponsored by ILS Fiduciaries, in conjunction with JCC Isle of Man, proposed the motion that ““This house believes […]

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Sailing made easy…and dry: Isle of Man Yacht Club open day April 13th

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Yacht Club is offering anyone interested in becoming a club member an opportunity to put their toe in the water…without even getting wet. The club is holding a ‘dry’ open day on Sunday April 13th from midday to 4pm when visitors will be able to view boats on dry land (weather […]

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Firestarter returns for 2014

Firestarter returns for 2014

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Island’s only youth festival, Firestarter, is returning for 2014 after the massive success of last year’s event. Eighty tickets are available for this year’s four-day long party, and they are expected to sell quickly. Firestarter is a four-day camp based at Ardwhallan Outdoor Education Centre, aimed at teenagers between the ages of 12 and […]

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